Mrs. Shirley Mae Carr of Vernon Hill died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at her residence at the age of 69.
Mrs. Carr was born in Nathalie on Jan. 22, 1950 to Clarine Farmer Marable and the late Mr. William “Inzy” Marable. She was married to Mr. Robert E. Carr and was a member of Traynham Grove Baptist Church.
Mrs. Carr is survived by her husband, Robert E. Carr, of the home; three children, Robert L. Carr Jr. (Qamar), Timothy Carr and Tamika West (Sandy); five grandchildren; one great-grandson; mother Clarine Farmer Marable; two brothers, Darnell “Larry” Marable (Lois) and Dennis Marable (Joan); three sisters, Barbara Dunkley (Lewis), Carolyn Monroe (Robert) and Debra Carr (James); two uncles; and a host of other relatives and friends.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by one son, Rodney Lee Carr, one brother, Lawrence Edmonds, and grandfather Silas Farmer.
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Mae Carr will be held Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Traynham Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. William Keen officiating and Apostle William Nowell as eulogist.
Burial will follow at Sunflower Baptist Church Cemetery.
Public viewing was Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends at the residence, 3247 Ridge Road, Vernon Hill.
Funeral arrangements are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.